August 9 in Tampa Bay baseball:
- Pitcher Mike Duvall was optioned to Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Dave Eiland was activated from the 15-day disabled list.
- Pitcher Dewon Brazelton was optioned to Triple-A Durham.
- Pitcher Tim Corcoran was recalled from Triple-A Durham.
- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Landy, Greg et al., eds (2001). 2001 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Information Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Tampa Bay Devil Rays Public Relations Office. p. 310.
- Vaughn, Rick; Costello, Chris; Molina, Carmen et al., eds (2006). 2006 Tampa Bay Devil Rays Media Guide. St. Petersburg, FL: Devil Rays Public Relations Department. p. 265.
- "Transactions: August 2012". RaysBaseball.com. MLB Advance Media. http://tampabay.rays.mlb.com/team/transactions.jsp?c_id=tb#month=8&year=2012&team_id=139. Retrieved October 10, 2012.